GEICO Loses Intersection Crash Case
Motresku v. Olsen, Multnomah County Case No. 15CV16037
Motresku was driving on Glisan when Defendant Olsen ran the stop sign at 165th and struck Motresku. Motresku alleged that Olsen was negligent for running the stop sign and being under the influence of alcohol. She claimed the crash injured her neck, back, shoulders, wrists, hip, and leg. She also alleged post-concussive symptoms. She sought unreimbursed medical expenses totaling $2,865.15, unreimbursed wage losses of $1,008.00 and $150,000 in non-economic damages.
Defendant Olsen admitted she was negligent but only for running the stop sign. Olsen disputed the nature and degree of Motresku’s injuries.
Plaintiff’s Counsel – Steven Kahn
Defense Counsel – Mark Monson
Verdict – $58,873.15
Date – February 3, 2016.February 9, 2016